Cardington fell to 0-3 on the year after losing a road non-conference game against Jonathan Alder.
In their 43-27 loss, the Pirates found themselves in an 8-1 hole after the first quarter. Alder would then lead 19-12 at the half and 35-22 through three periods.
Both Abigail Hardwick and Kinstin Henthorn finished with five points in the game.
Highland played strong defense against visiting Pleasant, but struggled offensively in losing by a 33-23 margin.
The Lady Scots were held to two points in the opening period and trailed by a 6-2 margin. The score was still close at 14-9 at the half, but Pleasant opened up some breathing room by taking an 11-5 edge in the third. While Highland outscored their guests 9-8 in the fourth quarter, they would not be able to close the gap.
MaKaylee Merckling led the Scots with seven points.
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